How To Score Disney World Free Dining in 2018!

It’s that time of year again – when we’re all eagerly awaiting the announcement of the 2018 Free Disney Dining Plan! The Free Dining offer is super popular – for good reason – and we’ve been talking about WHEN the Free Dining dates might be announced for a while now!


The Disney World Free Dining offer includes a free Disney Dining Plan with the purchase of a Walt Disney World Resort hotel and ticket package. The “free” part of the name pulls you in, but just remember that you’ll be paying full price for your resort hotel room and a minimum number of ticket days when you book free dining.

We are expecting the Free Dining dates to be announced VERY soon, and today we have five tips for how to score the Free Dining offer! [Read more…]

News: Free Dining Offer Begins August 14th for Disney Visa Cardholders and Canadians

Today is a big day for Disney food fans, as it always is when the Free Dining Offer is released for guests traveling to Disney World!


And now we’ve got even MORE news, specific to two groups of people: Disney Visa Cardholders and Canadians can book the 2016 Disney World Free Dining Offer for arrival dates starting on August 14th. (Arrival dates for the general public begin August 23rd.)

So, for Disney Visa Cardholders and Canadian guests, eligible arrival dates to book Free Dining are as follows:

  • August 14 – October 1, 2016
  • November 15 – November 21, 2016
  • November 26 – November 28, 2016
  • December 10 – December 21, 2016

All other details as released this morning remain the same for Disney Visa Cardholder and Canadians (including that the offer must be booked by July 8th).

Thanks to Sue from for this detail.

Happy Free Dining, everyone!

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2011 Disney World Free Dining in August and September

Free dining is back for Fall 2011!

Free Dining Available Now for Disney Visa Cardholders

Book the Disney “Memories Vacation Package” with your Disney Visa and get free dining — the Disney Dining Plan, that is — this fall at Walt Disney World! Offer is valid for most nights August 28, 2011 through September 24, 2011. Note that this package will be available for the general public on May 2nd. You must book by August 27, 2011.

Stay at a Value Resort and get the Quick Service Dining Plan for free. Use Code I25 when booking.

Stay at Moderate, Deluxe, and Villa Resorts to get the Regular Dining Plan for free. Use code O2M when booking.

The package includes:

  • Disney World resort accommodations (3 nights minimum)
  • Base Tickets (2 day minimum) that you can upgrade for an additional cost
  • A PhotoPass Photo Book ( notes that this required item adds about $100 to the total price)

Free Dining Available on May 2nd, 2011, for the General Public

This package will be available to the general public starting May 2, 2011. Call early, as availability on this package is very limited!

Wondering if the Free Dining Plan is a good deal for you? We do an in-depth analysis in our DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining e-Book!

Souce — The Wonderful